- Location: Payneham SA
- Commitment: Regular - more than 6 months
- Category: Seniors & Aged Care
Throughout the week. Times can be based on Volunteer's availability
- Centrelink Volunteers
- Wheelchair Access
Type of work
- Companionship & Social Support
- Seniors & Aged Care
- Translating & Interpreting
Eldercare's Annual Volunteer Training and any training or assistance specific to role
- National Police Certificate *
Good communication skills
Ability to maintain confidential information
Ability to work as part of a team and without constant direct supervision
Ability to seek assistance when required.
Please Note: As each organisation provides different levels/types of insurance, volunteers are reminded to check with the organisation as to the type of insurance provided for volunteers (e.g. Volunteer Personal Accident Insurance)
* May be arranged via the Organisation. Details to be provided on expression of interest.
Share your friendship with a resident once per week and create new social groups embracing the Italian Cultural traditions.
This is a unique one-to-one friendly visiting role which aims to make a real and positive difference in the life of an older person by reducing loneliness, improving well-being and continuing contact with communities of significance.
You may spend visits chatting or participating in a leisure activities together and create group support for Italian culture traditions.